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Fountains of Wayne On Letterman Tonight

July 28, 2011 drainu182 0

Tune in tonight to the Late Show with David Letterman to see a performance from Fountains of Wayne. The band will be playing “A Dip In The Ocean” off their new record Sky Full Of Holes (out August 2nd).

Fountains of Wayne will be performing next Thursday August 4th on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon. Head over to www.fountainsofwayne.com/tour to see all of their upcoming tour dates.…

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Adam Schlesinger and Mike Viola To Perform Together in NYC

July 7, 2010 drainu182 0

This July, renowned pop songwriters and frequent collaborators Adam Schlesinger (Fountains Of Wayne/Ivy/Tinted Windows) and Mike Viola (Candy Butchers) will be doing a few intimate shows together, performing songs from their respective albums as well as songs written for films and other projects.

Both writers have balanced their careers as recording artists with work as songwriters-for-hire, and both are skilled at mimicking various eras in pop history. In 1996, Viola sang and co-produced Schlesinger’s Beatlesque title track to Tom Hanks’ …

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Engine Room Recordings & Tijuana Gift Shop Northside Festival Showcase – June 27th @ Public Assembly

June 6, 2010 drainu182 0


Engine Room Recordings & Tijuana Gift Shop are teaming up for an afternoon showcase for The L Magazine’s NORTHSIDE FESTIVAL on Sunday, June 27 at Public Assembly in Williamsburg. Sponsored by GREENSHOELACE.COM, the event will feature five top emerging artists from the area; HARPER BLYNN (formerly Pete & J), Fountains Of Wayne guitarist JODY PORTER, THE ART OF SHOOTING, MADISON SQUARE GARDENERS & THE CANON LOGIC. Doors are at 2pm and the show will be free …

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Tinted Windows (Hanson, Smashing Pumpkins, Cheap Trick, Fountains of Wayne)Tour Info,

February 24, 2009 drainu182 0

Tinted Windows, the poppiest name for a supergroup ever, will have their new self-titled album out on April 21st (S-Curve). It’s made up of Taylor Hanson (Hanson-singer), Adam Schlesinger (Ivy and Fountains of Wayne-bass), Bun E. Carlos (Cheap Trick-drums) and James Iha (ex-Smashing Pumpkins-guitar). Apparently, Taylor and Adam have been friends for a long time and they pulled Iha into this collaboration a few years ago.

Adam says” “Even though it seems really sudden to everybody else, we’ve been working …